عربي

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See also: عربی and عربى

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of عَرَب ‎(ʿarab, Arabs) +‎ ـِيّ ‎(-iyy).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • عربى ‎(ʿarabiyy) (Egypt, Sudan)

Adjective[edit]

عَرَبِيّ ‎(ʿarabiyym, fem عَرَبِيَّة ‎(ʿarabiyya), masc pl عَرَب ‎(ʿarab), fem pl عَرَبِيَّات ‎(ʿarabiyyāt)

  1. Arab
  2. Arabic
    اَللُّغَة الْعَرَبِيَّةal-luḡa l-ʿarabiyya ― the Arabic language
  3. Arabian
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَرَبِيّ ‎(ʿarabiyym, pl عَرَب ‎(ʿarab), fem عَرَبِيَّة ‎(ʿarabiyya)

  1. Arab
  2. (colloquial) Arabic (language)
    لَا أَتَكَلَّم عَرَبِي.lā ʾatakallam ʿarabī. ― I don't speak Arabic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَرِّبِي ‎(ʿarribī) ‎(form II)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of عَرَّبَ ‎(ʿarraba)